poster supplied by Mick Mepham.
photo AVRO’s TopPop (Dutch television show) in 1974. http://www.beeldengeluidwiki.nl/index.php/Gallery:_Toppop_%281974%29
Alan Esdaile… I worked with Leo Sayer and he was really polite and a genuine nice guy. I sure Chris Meachen will agree .
Chris Meachen… Yep, thoroughly nice guy;- one of the few that insisted on buying the helpers a drink…
Jim Hobbs… Leo Sayer Live – one of the best gigs seen on Hastings Pier
Glenn Piper… I worked on this gig. Leo himself was a really nice guy
Matt Thomas… I’m reading Tom Watkins Autobiography at the moment and he mentions the band he was managing in the 70’s Ice Cream and that they supported Leo Sayer on Hastings Pier. Anyone remember these?
Alan Esdaile… I think they melted away Matt.
Matt Thomas… According to the book they turned into Giggle
Alan Esdaile… They sound like a joke to me.
Carl Ridley… I don’t know if you know but Tom Watkins owns the ship pub in Winchelsea beach just up the road from his house.
Matt Thomas… part owns.
Jenny Tyler… I was there too. X
Keith Veness… I was there too
Blackmore Merv… me too
Martin Curcher… He lives in the Sydney area now and is still quite popular in Australia.